Skip to main content

Music from Oil Drums


Published 1956
Topics calypso


Long unavailable, this film presents Pete Seeger (who wrote a manual for playing steel drums) visiting steel drum makers and players in Trinidad. We found the process of tuning the pans particularly interesting.


Run time 20 min.
Producer Toshi and Peter Seeger
Production Company Folkways
Sponsor Andrew Lowd
Audio/Visual sound, b&w

Reviews

Reviewer: janekiwi - - December 14, 2011
Subject: Rights please!!
Hi there - any idea about getting rights for this video? Any help would be much appreciated!
PEOPLE ALSO FOUND
Academic Film Archive of North America
by John Barnes; Encyclopedia Britannica
59
0
0
Academic Film Archive of North America
by Wills Simms
191
0
0
Academic Film Archive of North America
by Jonathan Lucas
120
0
0
Academic Film Archive of North America
by Paul Hoefler
292
0
0
Academic Film Archive of North America
by Johanna Alemann
257
0
0
Academic Film Archive of North America
by Ernest Kleinberg Films
282
0
0
Academic Film Archive of North America
by Milan Herzog
601
0
0
Academic Film Archive of North America
by John Barnes; Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation.
349
0
1
( 1 reviews )